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The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Haydn, Mozart, and the Red Cliff

Oct 09, 2016
Oct 10, 2016

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Haydn, Mozart, and the Red Cliff 


Sunday, October 9, 2016 | 2:30 PM
Monday, October 10, 2016 | 7:30 PM


Dirk Brossé, conducting
Ching-Yun Hu, piano 
Geoffrey McDonald, guest conductor for Arriaga


Ibert - Hommage à Mozart

Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 23

Chung - Red Cliff,  Concerto for Piano and Orchestra* 

Arriaga - Overture to Los esclavos felices

Haydn - Symphony No. 99
*World Premiere

The Chamber Orchestra opens its 2016-2017 season with a concert firmly rooted in the Classical period with a flare of new. Under the masterful guidance of the ensemble’s Music Director, Maestro Dirk Brossé, the evening begins with the famed Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23 and ends with one of Haydn’s most mature works, Symphony 99. This promises to be a powerful performance featuring Pianist Ching-Yun Hu who will present the world premiere of Yiu-kwong Chung's Red Cliff, while guest conductor, Geoffrey McDonald, will be on hand to conduct Arriaga’s Overture to Los esclavos felices.

Perelman Theater

Inside the Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102